Tuesday, 3 February 2004

Questions (232)

Charlie O'Connor

Question:

361 Mr. O'Connor asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism if he has had contacts with South Dublin County Council regarding plans for a swimming pool project in west Tallaght; if his attention has been drawn to the anxiety of the local community that real progress be made on this most important project for the area; the assistance which is being provided in the matter; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2758/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism)

South Dublin County Council has applied for grant aid for a proposed new swimming pool in Jobstown, west Tallaght. My Department has had contact with officials from the council about this application and another by the same council in respect of the refurbishment of the swimming pool at Clondalkin. The contract documents for both of these projects are under consideration in my Department.